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Prep School Mathematics Students Visit Columbia University for the 2019 NACLO - 02/04/19

By Prep School math department chair Nathan Dummitt On January 24, 11 Prep School students traveled to Columbia University to participate in the 2019 North American Computational Linguistics... Read more

CGPS Prep School Delegates Attend the Harvard Model UN Conference - 02/04/19

By Liza Tonetti, Prep School history teacherRecently, the Columbia Prep Model UN club traveled to Boston to participate in the Harvard Model United Nations conference, which attracts nearly 3,000... Read more

GS Wellness Month: A Good Night’s Sleep is Crucial for Kids! - 02/04/19

The Grammar School focused on sleep during the final week of Wellness Month. Why is sleep so important for children? To gain more insight, CGPS Weekly checked in with Grammar School psychologist... Read more

February 22 is the Mosaic Hispanic Heritage Festival at CGPS - 02/04/19

On Friday, February 22 from 5 - 7:00 p.m., the Mosaic Committee is hosting the Hispanic Heritage Festival at CGPS. Grammar School and Middle School students have been hard at work preparing a... Read more

This Week in Chess: Knights of Columbia at the Greater New York Scholastic Chess Championships - 02/04/19

By Sophia Rohde, chess teacherThe 2019 Greater New York Scholastic Chess Championships were held January 5-6 at the Brooklyn Marriott. Over 1,500 players competed in the various sections comprising... Read more

Senior Jack Y. ‘19 Named Top 300 Scholar In Prestigious Regeneron Competition for Science and Math for High School Seniors - 01/28/19

Just this month, Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School’s Jack Y. ‘19 was named one of the top 300 scholars for the Society for Science & the Public’s 78th Regeneron Science Talent Search, “... Read more

Seven Seniors Honored at Boys Varsity Basketball Senior Night - 01/28/19

On Friday, January 18 CGPS fans rooted for the Boys JV West Basketball game versus UNIS in the North Gym — and celebrated the whole CGPS basketball program while there. During halftime, the... Read more

6th Graders Design Robots that Fight for Survival by Evolving - 01/28/19

The 6th graders are working on a new STEAM robotics project that will engage their scientific, technological and engineering skills for a new unit on evolution in their science classes. This... Read more

Coed Varsity Indoor Track Honors Four Student-Athletes at Senior Night - 01/28/19

On Monday, January 14 the Indoor Track coaches Katelyn Savage, Ricky Esposito and Terrance Livingston honored the Coed Indoor Varsity Track team’s seniors. Gathered at the Fort Washington Avenue... Read more

Pre-K Diamonds Begins the New Year with Engaging Educational Programming - 01/28/19

Recently, Pre-K Diamonds teachers Rosemary Reyes, Krista Pellegrino and Michele Ozarow have been planning engaging activities for their class that will act as building blocks for their development as... Read more